Speaking in Tongues
4 Kids. 4 Languages. 1 City. 1 World.

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Marcia

This November, California voters have a chance to repeal most of the provisions of Prop, 227, passed in 1998. Known as “English-Only Law” the proposition required public school instruction be conducted only in English, with few exceptions, effectively eliminating bilingual classrooms. ...Read more

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Marcia

When our oldest was 4 we made the idealistic decision to send our kids to a language immersion school. We wanted them to have a cross--cultural experience and reap the value of being bilingual. What we entered was a complex community where agendas for global citizenry and academic achievement ...Read more

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Minami

Such a great film! I can't believe there are people, and in San Francisco of all places, who think children should be taught only English. Personally, I wish I had the opportunity of being exposed to a foreign language when I was young and able to absorb to material easily. The advantages of ...Read more

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